A record number of viewers tuned in to watch The Donald back Bobby Ashley to victory over Mr. McMahon’s MAGA and subsequently shave the WWE Chairman’s signature mane in the center of the ring. The trademark Trump public relations flourish nearly made Mr. McMahon’s head explode and forced him to buy his show back from The Donald for twice the price.
Donald John Trump, Sr. (June 14, 1946) is an American business magnate, television personality and a former President of the United States. Trump's extravagant lifestyle, outspoken manner, and role on the NBC reality show The Apprentice have made him a well-known celebrity who was No.
He worked for his father's firm, Elizabeth Trump & Son, while attending the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and in 1968 officially joined the company. Trump is a known World Wrestling Entertainment fan and friend of WWE owner Vince McMahon.
Hair match, with either Trump or McMahon having their head shaved if their competitor lost. Ashley won the match, and along with special guest referee Stone Cold Steve Austin, he and Trump both proceeded to shave McMahon bald.
On June 15, 2009, as part of a storyline, McMahon announced on Monday Night Raw that he had 'sold' the show to Donald Trump. Appearing on screen, Trump confirmed it and declared he would be at the following commercial-free episode in person and would give a full refund to the people who purchased tickets to the arena for that night's show in the amount of $235,000.
Trump was inducted into the celebrity wing of the WWE Hall of Fame in 2013 at Madison Square Garden due to his contributions to the promotion. He is a member of the Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York, and plays regularly at the other courses he owns and operates.
Trump's mother, Mary Anne, was born in 1912 at Tong, Steinway on the Isle of Lewis, off the coast of Scotland, United Kingdom. His elder sister, Maryanne Trump Barry, is a federal appeals court judge.
In a February 2008 interview on ABC's Nightlife Trump commented on his ex-wives by saying, “I just know it's very hard for them (Ivana and Marla) to compete because I do love what I do. On April 26, 2004, he proposed to Melania Klaus (Melania Knave), a native of Slovenia.
WWE also had to alter how they referred to Vince McMahon’s friend, because they didn’t talk about him at all. During Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Seltzer discussed WWE ’s mindset concerning Donald Trump ’s presidency.
He does have support from the McMahon Family and others within the company, but their doctrine is to avoid talking about the POTUS due to how controversial he is. “Ever since Trump got elected they’ve tried to straddle the fence because they know that their audience is very heavily skewed Mexican American, very heavily skewed African American, you know compared to and lower income.
Donald Trump might have tried to get revenge on WWE if they poked fun at any of his issues as President of the United States. Unfortunately 5 have died as after rioting ensued in the America's capitol, Washington D.C. as the government attempted to certify the election results.
His sell of receiving a Stone Cold Stunner from Steve Austin is widely considered among the worst of all-time. Trump has referenced Colby Covington, Amaru Usman and Jorge Musical, and is a longtime friend of UFC President Dana White, all of whom gave him heavy support.
Mick Foley recently asked Vince McMahon to throw Donald Trump out of the Hall of Fame. Numerous professional wrestlers took to Twitter on Wednesday to respond to the protestors storming the US Capitol building.
Five hours after posting the message, Foley's tweet had generated more than 64,000 likes. While the WWE Hall of Fame does not have a physical building, two-time inductee RIC Flair claimed in an interview last month that the company was in talks of constructing a physical building dedicated to the best in the company's history.
Wrestling legend Mick Foley has called on WWE boss Vince McMahon to remove outgoing U.S. President Donald Trump from the organization’s Hall of Fame. The retired fighter was inducted alongside the real estate mogul and reality TV star back in 2013, but after riling up his supporters and appearing to encourage their siege of the U.S. Capitol building in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, Foley is seeking Trump ’s ousting from the WWE platform.
And in 2007, real life friends Trump and McMahon staged an on-screen rivalry which culminated in the Battle of the Billionaires at WrestleMania 23, with The Celebrity Apprentice star emerging victorious, thanks to his proxy, Bobby Ashley, beating down his ring rival MAGA, who was representing McMahon. WWE legend Mick Foley decried the riot that took place at the Capitol Building in Washington D.C. and pinned the blame on U.S. President Donald Trump.
He followed up with another tweet, calling on WWE top brass Vince McMahon to remove Trump from the Hall of Fame. “Hey, Vince-how about throwing this sorry son of a b×tch out of our Hall of Fame?” Foley’s other tweet read.
It's no secret that Trump has a close relationship with the McMahon family as the business mogul-turned-president was seen on WWE television on numerous occasions and was involved in several storylines. Trump was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame along with Foley and luminaries such as Bruno Summation, Bob Backhand, Booker T and Trish Stratus in 2013.
McMahon is in a tricky spot, and it remains to be seen if other WWE personalities will air similar suggestions made by Foley in the aftermath of the American carnage. Incidentally, Foley previously revealed that he was dealing with COVID-19 last Jan. 2 and added that he has been isolating in a hotel room for the past 18 days.
Legendary pro wrestler Mick Foley bashed WWE officials for leaving fan favorite Daniel Bryan out of Sunday's “Royal Rumble” battle royale, claiming that he had “never felt so disgusted at the conclusion of a WWE (or any) PPV. WWE Hall Of Fame icon Mick Foley took to social media on Wednesday to comment on the top story stemming from the political word regarding Donald Trump, Joe Biden and the issues with the results from the U.S. Presidential election.
Check out the aforementioned Mick Foley tweet asking Vince McMahon to remove Donald Trump from the WWE Hall Of Fame below. Both Foley and Trump were inductees in 2013, with the boss himself giving a speech before the outgoing US President became a member of the celebrity wing following a number of high profile appearances over the years.
‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin was the special guest referee for the stacked match, which ended when Trump ’s representative (Bobby Ashley) pinned MAGA to earn him the win. Donald Trump incited a riot in Washington DC today, and protestors stormed the Capitol Building.
He didn’t call Trump out by name, but the timing of his post and the riot currently airing on every news station said enough. WWE hasn’t made a big deal about the fact that the President of the United States is a Hall of Fame.
Mick Foley was inducted into the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame along with Trish Stratus, Bruno Summation, Bob Backhand, Booker T, and Donald Trump. Donald Trump (Republican) won over Hillary Clinton (Democratic) in the 2016 United States presidential election.
Donald ’s father, Frederick Trump, was a famous real-estate developer in New York City. His mother, Mary Anne MacLeod Trump moved to the United States in 1930 from Scotland, working as a domestic worker.
He routinely sleeps after finish his work until midnight or past one o’clock in the morning, only to wake before 6 am. Aside form being Donald ’s first wife, Ivana Trump was also a former fashion model and businesswoman.
Although both Marla and Donald denied that there was an affair, their relationship turned sour, soon leading to divorce. Trump ’s third and current wife Melania grew up in Seneca, Slovenia, working as a fashion model in Italy and France before moving to the United States in 1996.
Photo by Régine Malraux on Wikimedia Commons While attending school at the University of Pennsylvania, Donald Trump worked for his father’s business Elizabeth Trump & Son Co in the year 1968. In 1970, Donald ’s father made him the president of their company while Frederick Trump served as the chairman of the board.
The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where Donald got his bachelor’s degree has produced hundreds of successful individuals. Since then, he focused his work on major development projects in Manhattan, including the renovation of well-known hotels around the city.
It also owns stakes in commercial and private aviation, online travel, construction, model management, and beauty pageants. His father sent him there because he felt that the young Donald needed more discipline and focus his life.
However, controversy arose when it was found that Trump didn’t even make the school’s honor roll. While Donald was in college, he received four student drafts, better known as mandatory enrollment of individuals into the armed forces.
This unfortunate instance made Fred Trump rise to the occasion and assist his mother in handling their real estate business at 15 years old. Donald said in an interview that he admits ‘regret’ over how he treated his late brother Fred Jr. on how he pressured him to run the family business which contributed to his struggle with alcoholism.
Donald stated that his brother’s memory still shapes his life to this day, and had a tremendous influence on the path of his career. Trump is a German surname that originated from either the word ‘trumpet,’ or ‘drum.’ Hallstatt, Germany has the record of the name dating back to the 17th century.
Lutheranism is one of the biggest chains of Protestantism that recognizes the teachings of 16th-century German reformer, Martin Luther. Currently, Donald Trump practices Presbyterianism, while Melania Trump is Roman Catholic.
Donald Trump sued the American comedian, Bill Maker for calling him the Son of an orangutan. In contrast to his late brother, Fred Trump Jr., Donald Trump said in an interview that he never had a drink of alcohol in my life, and he is proud of it.
While Donald had many successful moments in his business career, the early ’90s was the worst experience according to him. Trump would also often skip breakfast, while preferring bacon and eggs or cereals if he has to eat.
Photo from Apixaban Donald Trump ’s monthly salary as the President of the United States is $33,333 or $400,00 per year. Although the ideal weight for a 6’3 male should only be 176 to 216 lbs, his doctor claims it’s no problem for his nutrition.
The American actor-filmmaker Jack Nicholson has more than 60 years in the industry and is known for playing a variety of starring roles. The former leader of one of the most powerful companies on the planet, General Electric or GE, John Francis Welch is Donald ’s favorite executive icon.
Donald Trump won a Lizzie, a parody award show honoring the worst of cinematic under-achievements. Trump won Worst Supporting Actor for his role in Ghost Can’t Do It, a comedy-fantasy film in 1989.
The company sent out checks to 58 of the richest people amounting to 13 cents to see who would cash them in. Although some criticize Donald Trump that he would be nothing if he did not inherit the business from his family, Trump already owned more than 10,000 apartments on paper by the time he was 27 years old.
When Donald Trump entered as the 45th President of the United States, its economy, as well as the US stock market went higher than before. Over Donald Trump ’s lifetime, he received more than $410 million from Fred Trump ’s booming business empire.
Donald is the beneficiary of numerous trust funds that made by his paternal grandmother and his father since he was three. John F. Kennedy, Herbert Hoover, and George Washington also donated their salaries to the country.
The successful reality TV show ‘ The Apprentice ‘ was presented by Donald Trump paid him big time. One of the more surprising Donald Trump facts: he’s been sued more than 3,000 times by his business partners, employees, contractors, and banks.
Trump often uses Twitter and other social media platforms for his opinions and comments to other politicians, celebrities, and news. Dan Saving is the White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Communications.
Before Saving’s time in the White House, he worked as the general manager of Trump National Golf Club Westchester. Trump and his investors spent $1.2 billion on the Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City in 1990.
However, the business struggled to produce enough gambling revenue and cope with the facility’s heavy expenses within only a year. Trump was forced to give up half of his ownership in the property and sell off his airline and yacht.
Photo by Raul654 on Wikimedia Commons with all the efforts of reviving the business, the Trump Taj Mahal was officially closed on October 10, 2016. The Trump Taj Mahal operates today under Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City.
Landry’s, Inc. bought Trump ’s Castle on May 23, 2011, for $38 million and named it the Golden Nugget. After opening in 1984, the Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino entered bankruptcy in 1992 and finally halted its business in September 2014.
Like his previous losing businesses, Donald Trump gave up ownership to its investors and bondholders, abandoning his position as the CEO. In May 2005, the business rebranded to Trump Entertainment Resorts Inc, briefly recovering from its downturn.
On the flip side, the 33rd US President Harry S. Truman holds the record for the smallest net worth with only less than $1 million. Donald Trump ’s uncle, John G. Trump, was a famous professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Several lawsuits were filed alleging that Trump University was involved in a variety of illegal business practices, ranging from racketeering to false claims. Some lawsuits were federal class actions against Trump University and its managers, including Donald Trump.
Due to the multiple lawsuits for Trump University, Donald was reported to settle the issues for $25 million in 2016. During the 2016 presidential campaign, some candidates such as Mitt Romney, Ted Cruz, and Marco Rubio raised the Trump University issues to criticize Donald and called him a phony and fraud.
According to Donald Trump, he started his professional business career with a small loan of one million dollars from his father. When Donald Trump wakes up, he usually spends his first five hours watching and reading the news and making phone calls.
He also checks on the members of Congress, administration officials, advisers, friends, and use a lot of social media. Donald believes that his body is “like a battery, with a finite amount of energy” which will wear and tear with too much exercise.
Although Donald doesn’t make typical workouts as his priority, he said that he gets more exercise walking or running while attending to his daily tasks. In 2015, the personal physician of Donald Trump, Harold Bernstein, wrote in a letter that Donald would “be the healthiest individual ever elected to the presidency.” Harold Bernstein later said in an interview that Donald Trump hounded him about the letter, with three Trump agents sent to his office to take all of his medical records.
In general, Harold Bernstein’s letter commended Trump ’s excellent health, including his mental well-being. Nicknames are given to praise, express commentary, or even criticize politicians, other foreign leaders, or even media figures.
Aside from the nickname “The Donald,” the president was also given hilarious nicknames from its critics such as Cadet Bone Spurs, Your Favorite President, Tariff Man, President T, The Ratings Machine-DJT, The Chosen One, King of Debt, Orange Julius, Rome Burning in Man Form, World’s Greatest Troll, Godzilla with Less Foreign Policy Experience, and Tiny Hands. On December 18, 2019, the Senate impeached Trump for abusing his power and obstruction of Congress.
This pales in comparison to Trump ’s predecessor and former President Barack Obama who had a peak approval rating of 67% and 40% at its lowest. Upon investigation, Russell claimed that his signature expressed wild ambition, dynamism, bravery, hunger for power, and stubbornness.
The China -United States trade war is a continuous economic battle between the two biggest national economies in the world. The trade war may seem to have many advantages but it is also followed by consequences such as inflation (due to limited cheaper product alternatives that they used to have before) and reduced choices.
Should you ever feel the need to own some, you can buy toilet paper adorned with Donald Trump ’s face online. Trump Toilet Paper is marketed as a soft, ultra-absorbent “unique political gift” proudly made in China.
Photo from Apixaban Although Donald Trump is close to the press and media because of his numerous hostings, shows, and exposures since the 70s, he classifies his status with them as a “love-hate” relationship. He continued to help different organizations and received more recognition throughout his life such as the Ellis Island Medal of Honor and Person of the Year in 2016.